UNION COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Union County authorities report an elderly man reported missing for nearly a day has now been found.
Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards says Paralyn Owens, 84, was located by authorities in Belmont at approximately 9:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Officials say he had last been seen around noon on Tuesday in the Jumpertown area of Prentiss County.
The sheriff's department says Mr. Owens was driving a 2003 red Ford Ranger extended cab pickup truck with a spare wheel on the passenger's side.
Authorities spotted Edwards while the man was driving through the Belmont area without his lights on.
He is reportedly safe and in good condition.